Abdicators fail, because they let go but don't take control.
Abdicators talk empowerment with great enthusiasm, spreading the word in speeches, memos, videos, and press conferences.
Abdicators fail to create shared values, so the company disintegrates.
Average achievement gap between "star" and their other group members Top Bottom Modest leaders 3.59 1.99 Ensemble casts 3.25 2.08 Co-leaders 3.43 1.74 Abdicators
3.07 2 One-person shows 3.75 1.64 Top = "Star" avarage exam grade Bottom = Group's average exam grade without "star" Note: Table made from line graph.
STAY THE COURSE" "INNOVATE...MAKE THE MARKET" Market beliefs "Even though we are at a "Federal government downturn, the economy and will enact legislation employer health benefit within the next four purchasing will return to years that will normal levels in 2010" meaningfully change the distribution of health benefits" Purchasing * Paternalistic (offering * Innovators (willing Attitudes rich benefits) to try new things) * Basic buyers (cost * Benefit abdicators
sensitive) [right arrow].
"It's true that you do attract foreign tourists but is that sufficient to persuade the public to subsidise you any longer, you and your dysfunctional brood of alcoholics, army drop-outs, workshy layabouts, abdicators